Celtic music comes in many shapes and sizes. The Outside Track well represents the Celtic diaspora with members from Scotland, Ireland, Cape Breton and Vancouver, Canada. The rising quintet use traditional instrumentation and rhythms to create a contemporary sound that responds to the next generation of trad music fans. The band is made up of talented individuals:
Norah Rendell "REN duhl" flutes/vocals St Paul
Ivonne Hernandez Fiddler/dancer Victoria BC
Ailie Robertson Harp Edinburgh
Fiona Black Accordion from Scotland
Cillian O'Dalaigh guitar/vocals/ dancer Limerick Eire "KILL ee en O DALL ig"
- award-winners in their own rights coming together to ensure a bright future for Celtic music.
Recorded live in February 2011 at Happy Days Lodge as part of the Heritage Series in Cuyahoga Valley National Park by Craig Adams.